NOTE: ONLY applications for Full Board review (applications with more than minimal risk to participants or using vulnerable populations) must meet these deadlines for the monthly meetings. All other applications may be submitted at any time and will be reviewed in the order in which they are received.

The UWG IRB typically meets on the second Thursday of each month. Applications requiring full board review must be submitted by the 1st day of the month in which they will be reviewed.

2017 Submission Deadlines and Meeting Dates 

IRB Submission Due Date Full Board Review Meeting 
January 1, 2017 January 12, 2017
February 1, 2017 February 9, 2017
March 1, 2017 March 9, 2017
April 1, 2017 April 13, 2017
May 1, 2017 May 11, 2017
June 1, 2017 June 8, 2017
July 1, 2017 July 13, 2017
August 1, 2017 August 10, 2017
September 1, 2017 September 14, 2017
October 1, 2017 October 12, 2017
November 1, 2017 November 9, 2017
December 1, 2017 December 14, 2017
  • IRB Submission Due Date: January 1, 2017
    Full Board Review Meeting : January 12, 2017

  • IRB Submission Due Date: February 1, 2017
    Full Board Review Meeting : February 9, 2017

  • IRB Submission Due Date: March 1, 2017
    Full Board Review Meeting : March 9, 2017

  • IRB Submission Due Date: April 1, 2017
    Full Board Review Meeting : April 13, 2017

  • IRB Submission Due Date: May 1, 2017
    Full Board Review Meeting : May 11, 2017

  • IRB Submission Due Date: June 1, 2017
    Full Board Review Meeting : June 8, 2017

  • IRB Submission Due Date: July 1, 2017
    Full Board Review Meeting : July 13, 2017

  • IRB Submission Due Date: August 1, 2017
    Full Board Review Meeting : August 10, 2017

  • IRB Submission Due Date: September 1, 2017
    Full Board Review Meeting : September 14, 2017

  • IRB Submission Due Date: October 1, 2017
    Full Board Review Meeting : October 12, 2017

  • IRB Submission Due Date: November 1, 2017
    Full Board Review Meeting : November 9, 2017

  • IRB Submission Due Date: December 1, 2017
    Full Board Review Meeting : December 14, 2017


Due to the high volume of submissions at the end of semesters, please allow extra time for approvals. Please note the IRB follows the University Academic Calendar and is closed for the holidays.